BART resumes service after fire near El Cerrito del Norte station

Bay City News
Tuesday, January 4, 2022
Fire in El Cerrito, Calif. on Tuesday, January 4, 2022.
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EL CERRITO, Calif. -- BART has begun resuming service on the north end of the Richmond Line after a structure fire near the El Cerrito del Norte station caused delays early Tuesday morning.

BART officials announced in a 5:50 a.m. tweet that they had received the green light to resume service between Richmond and El Cerrito del Norte, advising travelers to expect residual delays. This follows a shutdown in service between the stations that the agency announced at 5:25 a.m.

BART officials said that Alameda-Contra Costa Transit bus 72M provided service during the delay between the Richmond, El Cerrito del Norte and El Cerrito Plaza stations.